ruche

[roosh]
noun
a strip of pleated lace, net, muslin, or other material for trimming or finishing a dress, as at the collar or sleeves.

Origin:
1820–30; < French: literally, beehive < Gallo-Romance *rūsca bark, apparently < Gaulish; compare Welsh rhisg(l) bark, rind

ruched, adjective
ruching, noun
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ruche or rouche (ruːʃ)
 
n
a strip of pleated or frilled lawn, lace, etc, used to decorate blouses, dresses, etc, or worn around the neck like a small ruff as in the 16th century
 
[C19: from French, literally: beehive, from Medieval Latin rūsca bark of a tree, of Celtic origin]
 
rouche or rouche
 
n
 
[C19: from French, literally: beehive, from Medieval Latin rūsca bark of a tree, of Celtic origin]

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Example sentences
Another trendy option is a ruched retro, one-piece bathing suit with a sweetheart neckline.
Body-conscious shapes, ruched seams, darts and draping.
It is sleeveless with a ruched waist and pencil skirt.
The fabric is swagged, twisted and ruched, or pleated.
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